Ukraine and Russia promise 'roadmap' to peace after talks

One-Minute Read Wed 27 Aug, AT 12:59

Putin and Poroshenko agree to work together, but Russia says it's up to Kiev to end the fighting

Francois Hollande purges cabinet: what next for France?

Briefing Tue 26 Aug, AT 15:25

French president hits reset button as France argues about best way to handle economic stagnation

President Poroshenko of Ukraine

Ukraine calls snap election as Russian tanks 'cross border'

One-Minute Read Tue 26 Aug, AT 09:39

As he prepares to meet Vladimir Putin, the Ukrainian president has called elections for October

Segways

Norwegian police nab drunken Segway driver outside Oslo bar

One-Minute Read Fri 22 Aug, AT 14:23

After the first arrest of its kind, police warn the public does not 'appreciate the danger' of the vehicles

James Dyson's hoover

EU hoover ban: powerful vacuums to be outlawed

Briefing Fri 22 Aug, AT 11:59

EU ban on high-power vacuum cleaners hits five of the seven best-rated products

Putin heads off to watch military exercises

Is Putin abandoning Ukraine's rebels?

Briefing Thu 21 Aug, AT 15:09

Analysts believe the Russian president may be looking for a way to save face by withdrawing support for pro-Russian separatists

Ash billows from Iceland's Eyjafjoell volcano in May 2010

Will Icelandic volcano leave holidaymakers stranded again?

Briefing Tue 19 Aug, AT 13:14

Iceland's met office raises the risk level of its Bardarbunga volcano, indicating 'escalating unrest'

The wreckage of a rocket lies on a street in Luhansk

Ukraine: refugees 'burnt alive' in rocket fire strike on convoy

One-Minute Read Mon 18 Aug, AT 13:30

Ukraine forces and pro-Russian rebels blame each other for attack outside eastern city of Luhansk

A guard stands behind a locked gate at Pentonville prison

No compensation for prisoners denied the vote, rules ECHR

Briefing Tue 12 Aug, AT 13:53

But Strasbourg upholds previous ruling that blanket ban on prisoners voting is unlawful

A couple pose with 'lovelocks' on a Parisian bridge

Show love with selfies not locks, pleads Paris

One-Minute Read Mon 11 Aug, AT 16:06

Bridges can no longer withstand weight of padlocks, so couples are being urged to show #lovewithoutlocks

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